By Veena Schlegel
Living in a small village within the mountain's foothills, the writer explored this little-known a part of China over numerous years, and exposed a few of its ancient and religious history in addition to its ties to her personal non secular grasp, Osho. She realized concerning the neighborhood customs and traditions, and shared the turmoil and pleasure of everyday life within the village. She encountered Qigung and Kungfu masters, scholars and seekers who had by no means met a westerner prior to, and felt the heartbreak many visitors will know as glossy China unavoidably clashes with its historic history. In 2010, the mountain and the non secular and historic monuments attached to it, was once specific a UNESCO international historical past Site.
'A Mountain in China' is a narrative of a love affair with a mountain − an intimate and infrequently hilarious glimpse into the interior international of a seeker who has been at the direction of Zen for greater than 40 years.
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A Mountain in China by Veena Schlegel